Nēhi - Registered Nurses - Ward A7 Paediatric Medical and Children's High Care
Te Poari Hauora ō Waitaha - Canterbury District Health Board
- Permanent full time / part time positions
- New facility
- Improve outcomes for children and their families in the Canterbury region
Mō te tūnga - About the Role
We have an opportunity for nurses with either previous experience or a passion for the Child Health care specialty to join our paediatric medical team. Ward A7/Children's High Care comprises of a 24 bed ward and 8 bed high dependency unit. Ward A7 is a medical specialties and infant surgery ward. Children's High Care caters for infants, children and young people from every specialty area who need a higher level of monitoring. Our team works across both these areas and full orientation is provided for our new staff.
Here is an opportunity to join our cohesive and supportive nursing team and to be involved in paediatric care at the CDHB.
A7/Children's High Care are part of our new Waipapa hospital building, on the
edge of the picturesque Hagley Park. We are proud of our new facility and would
welcome the opportunity to share this with you.
Ngā pūkenga me ngā wheako - Skills and Experience
This role will enable you to grow as a paediatric nurse by giving you opportunities to learn and develop your own skills while in turn you can share with us your skills and help us invest in the well-being and improve outcomes for the children and families of Canterbury. Recent paediatric experience would be an advantage but candidates with recent medical-surgical experience are also encouraged to apply.
You will have:
- A passion to engage with and provide holistic care for children and their families.
- The ability to work efficiently and effectively in a dynamic multidisciplinary team.
- The ability to work well under pressure.
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
- Confidence, initiative and a proactive, solution focused approach to work.
- Registered with the Nursing Council of New Zealand with a current APC
- Should have the ability to work rostered shifts in a multi-disciplinary team
Ngā hua ' Benefits
Being part of the Canterbury District Health Board, you will enjoy a fantastic benefits scheme, the opportunity for flexible working arrangements and ongoing focus on your career development.
Mō mātou ' About us
Te Poari Hauora o Waitaha (Canterbury District Health
Board) is considered a world leader in its people centred approach to health
care. We have a unique one health system approach focused on providing
"the right care and support, to the right person, at the right time and in
the right place." We plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost
600,000 New Zealanders that live in the Canterbury region.
We are proud of how we do things. We have a way of working that we consider unique. It's about trying new things, listening to ideas from wherever they come from and working together as one.
We are passionate about attracting, recruiting and retaining talented people to the Canterbury DHB. There has been no better time to join us, it's all happening here.
Tono ināianei '
Applications are only accepted online so please visit our website at www.cdhbcareers.co.nz complete an application.
Applications will be processed as recieved.
Keene - Recruitment Specialist -
Kia mau te wehi!
The role that you are applying for is one that may only be performed by a person who has been vaccinated against Covid-19. It is therefore a condition of this application that you are vaccinated against Covid-19. As a person working in the health and disability sector you will come into contact with a large number of people, some of whom may be vulnerable. Without a vaccine, there is the risk that you may contract Covid-19. The requirement to be vaccinated is to keep you safe and also to endeavour to protect others against the potential transmission of Covid-19 as a result of you contracting it in the course of your employment.
|Location:||South Island - Canterbury - Christchurch|
|Job type:||Permanent Full time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Nursing - Registered Nurse|
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